The Floyd County Board of Elections has opted to extend weekend voting to local voters in the November 5th municipal election. The Rome Civic Center will be site of this weekend voting on Saturday, October 26th from 9 am until 4 pm and Sunday, October 27th from 1 pm until 5 pm.
Advance voting continues every weekday through Friday, November 1st from 8 am until 5 pm at the Floyd County Health Department,16 East 12th Street in Rome. Polls will be open on Election Day from 7 am until 7 pm.
Six posts on the Rome City Commission will be filled in this election. Voters will also determine the fate of a referendum that, if approved, would pave the way for local restaurants to serve alcohol at 11 am (as opposed to the current 12:30 pm) on Sundays.